Monthly Archives: May 2016

The sun finally set

I drove past this old barn – featured here in April – yesterday and it was reduced to just a small pile of wood.  The home in front of it still stood but they have begun to remove parts of … Continue reading

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Toy Store for Photographers

Maybe toy store isn’t the proper adjective to use when describing my favorite photography store – Midwest Photo Exchange – but whenever I go there it is like a toy store to me.  They have gear galore there.  Camera bags … Continue reading

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Inside of a work area

This was as close as I’ve ever gotten to this barn.  In past visits this side work area, attached but separate from the main barn, was always closed.  This day the door was wide open and I cautiously walked in…well … Continue reading

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You couldn’t shoot the side of a barn

Yes I could! Well, most of it anyway – the parts that weren’t covered by the vines and other vegetation.  There were so many openings where windows and doors once stood; I could see some of the inside of the … Continue reading

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Window to the past

   

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Not coming in to blog today…

Taking the day off to just relax and to have a quiet anniversary celebration.  Normally we’d be off on an adventure for this day but things have been what they have been so the annual anniversary adventure has to be … Continue reading

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Walking down the pathway

And into the past life of this barn.  There were so many boards, one whole shed door, and other rusty bits and pieces just laying there it made my head swim thinking of all the ways one could repurpose those … Continue reading

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A Dying Breed

I have loved shooting this old barn for years and years now (here’s a blast from the past) but I fear the end may really be near for it.  It is much more decayed than when I first found it; … Continue reading

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Varmints were circling overhead

If you recall my what I did on Mother’s Day post here you will remember that while shooting (will show you what tomorrow) that I had unwelcome and slightly unnerving company.  While the image here has some artistic qualities in … Continue reading

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Price including tax – 24 ½ cents per gallon

Back in time when gas was cheap and road trips were what we all took, there were gas stations like this (that is if this was a station jury is still out on that) where you pulled up to have … Continue reading

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